Written by Joe Craine | August 16th, 2012
Why do some grasslands stand up to drought, while others (like your lawn) wilt? It’s all about diversity, says a new study coauthored by a Conservancy scientist.
Written by Bob Lalasz | July 23rd, 2012
Chris Helzer, a scientist for The Nature Conservancy, discusses in this video how his love of both science and photography complement one another.
Written by Charles Bedford | July 18th, 2012
The Mongolian government recently made an enormous contribution to conservation by protecting 3.7 million acres of land across the country.
Written by Michael Looker | July 16th, 2012
Learn how the Conservancy is helping manage Australia’s largest — and newest — protected area.
Written by Bob Bendick | June 14th, 2012
The Farm Bill should be passed as it stands. We need to be able to agree that healthy lands and waters are essential to the productivity of agriculture and forest lands.
Written by Eddie Game | March 28th, 2012
In the harsh aridlands of northern Kenya, a community project is helping restore grasslands, wildlife and people’s livelihoods.
Written by Darci Palmquist | February 2nd, 2012
What’s the best way to protect the world’s dwindling grasslands from conversion to agriculture or parking lots? A new study holds some answers.
Written by Darci Palmquist | December 22nd, 2011
Can saving nature also help lift people out of poverty? A new Conservancy study finds a simple and scalable solution for grassland communities around the world.
Written by David Cleary | November 10th, 2011
Brazil’s Forest Code and its rules on deforestation will soon be updated. David Cleary looks at both sides of the debate and makes a bold prediction about the most likely outcome.